Frankfurt, Germany – Heimtextil is taking the next step towards becoming a top innovation and scientific platform for textile solutions in architecture and hotel design. With the support of a think tank comprising members from across the world, the world’s leading trade fair for home and contract textiles continues to expand its knowledge for the […]Read More →
Milan, Italy – 2017 has started off on a positive note for Italian textile machinery manufacturers. For the first quarter, orders have increased both in Italy and abroad. ACIMIT president Raffaella Carabelli: “Orders for the start of 2017 confirm a positive trend in major foreign markets, and a climate of trust for Italy’s textile industry […]Read More →
Winterthur, Switzerland – Rieter recently awarded its customer Sirikcioglu Mensucat the license for high-class ring and rotor yarns. This licensing allows the company to now promote the yarns under the brand names Com4®ring and Com4®rotor.Read More →
Frankfurt, Germany – The Techtextil Innovation Awards were presented at the opening ceremony of Techtextil. An international jury honored eight products, including a bicycle lock made of high-tech textiles, an intelligent knee brace and a seamless load-securing net.Read More →
Frankfurt, Germany – Where high-tech and textiles meet: at Techtextil in Frankfurt am Main from 9 to 12 May, visitors can see, for example, an airbag for building workers, luminescent and heated garments, smart knee bandages, and textile-reinforced concrete with built-in sensors.Read More →
Positive and Well-Established South China Fashion Market Sets Attractive Backdrop for July’s Intertextile Pavilion Shenzhen 2017.
Shenzhen, China – As part of Messe Frankfurt’s renowned Intertextile brand, Intertextile Pavilion at the Shenzhen International Trade Fair for Apparel Fabrics and Accessories (“Intertextile Pavilion Shenzhen”) has a distinctive focus on the South China market, benefiting from this region’s promising market conditions and providing huge opportunities for exhibitors at this year’s fair.Read More →
Monchengladbach, Germany – In the shape of standard VN 3260/TN 0790, Voith Paper and Trützschler Nonwovens have developed a new safety standard for wet-laid spunlaced (WLS) Nonwovens machines.Read More →
Brussels, Belgium – Exhibition space application for ITMA 2019, the world’s largest textile and garment technology exhibition, opens today. The exhibition, which has been held every four years since 1951, showcases the entire textile and garment making manufacturing chain, as well as raw materials.Read More →
Ethiopia, Africa – The central theme of the upcoming Africa Sourcing & Fashion Week is “Sustainability in Clothing”. From 3-6 October 2017, a conference running parallel to the trade fair will discuss the themes that are currently dominating the textile industry.Read More →
Itema Announces Diversification Strategy; Acquires Majority Stake in Lamiflex and Minority Stake in NoeCha.
Italy / Germany – Itema, the world’s largest privately held provider of advanced weaving solutions, including best-in-class weaving machines, spare parts and integrated services, finalized the agreements to acquire 61% of shares in Lamiflex, leading supplier of technical composite products, and a minority stake in NoeCha, provider of high-tech, wide-format printing solutions.Read More →